• Welcome from Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen...

    Thank you for visiting the Wisconsin Department of Justice. We exist to protect public safety and to serve the people of this great state. It is my honor, as your Attorney General, to stand alongside the outstanding men and women of law enforcement, and those who prosecute crime, as we carry out this mission.

    J.B. Van Hollen
  • Drop Off Your Unwanted Rx Drugs at the Upcoming Take-Back Day

    The next National Prescription Drug “Take-Back” Day is Sat., Sept. 27, from 10 am to 2 pm.  Anyone may drop off their unused, unwanted or expired Rx drugs at collection sites statewide.  The “Take-Back” service is free and anonymous.

    National Prescription Drug Take-Back
  • Registration is Open for 2014 Public Records, Open Meetings Laws Seminars

    AG Van Hollen invites anyone who’s interested to register to attend upcoming DOJ seminars on the public records and open meetings laws.   Pre-registration is required, and early registration is recommended because space will be limited.

    Justice statue and attorney reading
  • Attorney General Van Hollen Introduces New Website Dedicated to Medical Forensics

    In April, AG Van Hollen announced a new DOJ website dedicated to facilitating training and technical assistance for professionals who practice medical forensics. Healthcare professionals are among the first to come to the aid of sexual assault victims.

    Medical Forensics Program
  • Sign Up Now to Receive Crime Alerts at No Cost

    AG Van Hollen is pleased to announce that anyone can subscribe to receive Crime Alerts through the statewide Crime Alert Network at no cost.  Law enforcement issue alerts by fax, e-mail or text to individuals and business owners to keep them informed on crime in their communities.

    Wisconsin Crime Alert Network

News Releases

Fri, 09/19/2014 - 14:52
Michigan Man Convicted of Child Enticement
Fri, 09/19/2014 - 11:55
Wed, 09/17/2014 - 10:32
Attorney General Van Hollen and DNR Secretary Stepp Partner to Promote the U.S. DEA's Upcoming National Prescription Drug "Take-Back" Day
Wed, 09/17/2014 - 09:31
Attorney General Van Hollen to Address Attendees of the National Center for Victims of Crime National Training Institute
Tue, 09/16/2014 - 13:51
Iowa County Man Convicted of Strangulation and Causing Great Bodily Harm
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